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  P-38J-15-LO Lightning Serial Number 42-103983  
USAAF
5th AF
8th FG
80th FS
"Headhunters"

Aircraft History
Built by Lockheed Aircraft Corporation (LAC) in Burbank, California. Construction Number 422-2817. Delivered to the U. S. Army Air Force (USAAF) as P-38J-15-LO Lightning serial number 42-103983. Project Number 96397-R. Disassembled and shipped overseas to the Pacific and reassembled.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 5th Air Force, 8th Fighter Group, 80th Fighter Squadron "Headhunters". No known nickname or nose art. Ultimate fate unknown, not lost on a combat mission or accident. Likely scrapped or otherwise disappeared.

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019

 

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